Instead, they are happy parents to pets, even naming one puppy "Kid" so that when people ask when they're going to have a kid, they can say, "we do!" The couple spends about as much time debunking divorce rumors as they do fielding questions about starting a family."I don't know why they do this," De Generes said on Howard Stern's Sirius XM radio show in response to such false headlines. We really don't almost break up, we don't fight, we're madly in love, and I guess it's boring." So, what's their secret to a strong, successful marriage?And in celebration of their anniversary, De Generes, 59, shared a loving tribute to Instagram!“@Portiade Rossi and I got married 9 years ago today,” the Singer Joshua Radin, who performed at the couple’s wedding, also took to the photo and video-sharing app to celebrate their union.In 2010, she was a judge on American Idol for its ninth season.
I felt weak at the knees and I was overwhelmed with how I felt, but then it took me about 10 months to get the courage up to actually do anything about it.” FROM PEN: Jada Pinkett Smith Talks Celebrating 20 Years with Will Smith In a 2008 episode of her talk show, De Generes announced her plans to wed de Rossi; the reveal followed the news that the California Supreme Court had struck down a law banning same-sex marriage.During the fourth season of Ellen in 1997, she came out as a lesbian in an appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show.Her character, Ellen Morgan, also came out to a therapist played by Winfrey, and the series went on to explore various LGBT issues, including the coming-out process.De Generes has hosted the Academy Awards, Grammy Awards, and the Primetime Emmys.She has authored four books and started her own record company, Eleveneleven, as well as a production company, A Very Good Production.